HEMSI (Huntsville Emergency Medical Services, Inc.) is Madison County’s 501(c)3/not-for-profit ambulance service provider offering world-class service and the highest standards of care.
Download - ANNUAL REPORT 2018
HEMSI provides excellence in compassionate paramedicine for our community.
HEMSI will maintain the highest standards of emergency medical care for the community through operational readiness, fiscal accountability, and maximum efficiency.
The HEMSI Way – Our Values
Pride – Demonstrating confidence in ourselves, our organization, and our work
Advocacy – Keeping patient needs at the forefront
Teamwork – Working toward common goals and helping each other grow
Integrity – Doing the right thing morally and ethically
Excellence – Applying the highest standards of paramedicine
Nonstop Response – Providing timely care day and night
Trust – Respecting patients, fellow employees, and the organization
Service – Exhibiting a compassionate spirit toward others and the community
Strategic goals 2018-2020
Increase capabilities of employees and systems
Improve operational productivity
Ensure the workplace aligns with employee needs
Collaborate with key partners on significant challenges
Enhance internal communications
Expand engagement with our community
Serves more than 370,000 residents
Covers over 800 square miles of Huntsville-Madison County, Alabama
Provides premiere emergency medical transportation
Offer many other community-enhancing services
Support for non-profit community events at no cost
On-site sporting events care
Numerous philanthropic projects and events every year
None of HEMSI's funding comes from taxes or any other publicly funded source.
90% of funds come from patient transport fees
10% from stand-bys, contracts, and miscellaneous sources